In 2015 he Marine Surveying Academy was awarded the contract to develop and launch an accreditation scheme for those engaged in conducting Common Marine Inspection Document audits. The scheme, launched in June 2015, has already accredited nearly 200 CMID inspectors and is set to grow strongly as the industry starts to increasingly insist on only allowing CMID AVI’s on-board to conduct their audits.
For those professionals engaged in the technical area of surveying and inspecting superyacht coatings, MSA has launched a new qualification called Registered Marine Coatings Inspectors. This new professional qualification is becoming increasingly accepted in the superyacht yards. Regular course are being run.
MSA examines and accredits for the International Registered Marine Insulation Inspector’s (IRMII) qualification on behalf of Wood Group Kenny for those engaged in inspecting subsea pipelines.